Sole strategic financial adviser during the combination of Danfoam, the Danish manufacturing firm and Tempur USA, the North American distribution entity, to create a vertically integrated international branded consumer product company. Acted as placement agent to Tempur-Pedic, Inc. to arrange an international debt syndication and private placement of preferred stock.
Over a 5 year period assisted in creating shareholder value for this developer, manufacturer and worldwide distributor of visco-elastic foam matresses and pillow that are sold under the Tempur and Tempur-Pedic brands. Advised on the November 2002 sale of a controlling stake to TA Associates and Freidman, Fleisher & Lowe.
* Indicates transactions were completed by Avalon Net Worth senior executives while employed at previous firms